Hand-painted in an array of colors with nontoxic paint, these three handmade, fair-trade puppet dolls, securely attached to wooden sticks, are perfect for imaginative playtime.
Juan and Anna Donado launched Goose Grease in 2008. Its fair-trade wooden peg dolls are handcrafted by a carpenter in Bogotá, Colombia, where Juan is from, and hand-painted in the Donados' Brooklyn studio.
Wayang golek are wooden doll puppets that are
operated from below by complex clockwork of rods. connected to the hands and a central control rod that runs through the body to the head. The simple construction of the puppets belies ...
A 19th century female Chinese doll made from
hand carved wood with an articulated body. Doll is dressed in a hand embroidered silk robe, and silk and wood shoes. Background is an 18th century silk textile remnant. Doll measures approximately, ...